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Tetley's English Ale - Carlsberg-Tetley Brewing Ltd

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BA SCORE
80
good

462 Ratings
THE BROS
89
very good

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Ratings: 462
Reviews: 342
rAvg: 3.5
pDev: 16.29%
Wants: 8
Gots: 7 | FT: 0
Brewed by:
Carlsberg-Tetley Brewing Ltd visit their website
United Kingdom (England)

Style | ABV
English Pale Ale |  3.60% ABV

Availability: Year-round

Notes/Commercial Description:
No notes at this time.

(Beer added by: canadianbarman on 12-20-2000)
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taylocd

Alabama

3.7/5  rDev +5.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 2.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 5 | overall: 4.5

poured from 14.9 ounce can into Guinness pint glass

A - Following the pour, the captivating churning of the carbonation gave way to an inch of rich and creamy eggshell head; deep gold body

S - the only lackluster characteristic was the weak and somewhat sweet aroma; it wasn't bad - it simply wasn't particularly bold

T - ample bitterness to complement a slightly roasted malt flavor

M - light feel with a slippery smooth texture

O - this is a tasty, and very drinkable brew; I will have to look for this style/container more often

Serving type: nitro-can

02-25-2012 02:15:46 | More by taylocd
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Tetley's English Ale from Carlsberg-Tetley Brewing Ltd
80 out of 100 based on 462 ratings.